Spanish telco Telefonica has sealed its deal to buy a 33% stake in top indie production house Lola Films, controlled by Andres Vicente Gomez.
MGM rounded out its team of investment bankers for its upcoming stock offering Thursday, hiring Goldman Sachs, Bear Stearns and Furman Selz as co-managers underneath the lead managers Merrill Lynch…
As the first full work week of the Teamsters/United Parcel Service strike drew to a close, push came to shove for some retailers and distributors Thursday, when Jeffrey Eves, president of the Video…
The Writers Guild of America has announced its call for entries in television and radio categories for the WGA Awards. Submissions, which are due no later than Sept. 15, will also be accepted for the…
Computer game maker Activision Inc. Thursday sealed a deal to acquire Raven Software Corp., an entertainment software firm best known for action/role-playing software titles such as "Heretic" and…
Organizers of the Youth Performing Arts Institute for HIV/AIDS Prevention have announced a three-day conference in Universal City this weekend.
Net revenue in the first half of 1997 jumped 11% at Modern Times Group from 1996, but losses continued to pile up as the broadcast and entertainment arm of Swedish conglom Kinnevik prepares to spin…
Michael Ross has been named senior VP of business affairs at the WB TV Network.
The Rank Group has posted disappointing results for the six months ended June 30, largely attributed to a decrease in video duplication volumes.
Continuing their efforts to improve production conditions, top officials of the industry's largest below-the-line union want to remind members of the union's commitment to health and safety.